"Cancer affects all of us, whether you’re a daughter, mother, sister, friend, coworker, doctor, or patient."

I have been fighting with leukemia for two years and now I'm inspired to study Medicine for two reasons: on one hand, I come from a family of doctors, and on the other, my doctors saved my life and therefore one day I want to be like them!

2Es muy importante la adaptación del niño con Cáncer en el centro educativo después de la estancia hospitalaria. Los centros educativos mediante información y apoyo por parte de los profesionales del centro, así como también de los compañeros, establece una mejor integración del niño que sufre esta enfermedad"

"fui paciente de leucemia durante 2 años y ahora quiero estudiar medicina. Por un lado me he criado en una familia de médicos, y por otro mis médicos me salvaron la vida y un día quiero ser como ellos!"

Any act of different behavior towards cancer survivors becomes a discrimination itself, since all we want is to be treated like any other person.

"solo se entiende cuando te ocurre, y como todo en la vida la compañia y la ayuda es muy necesaria" " las personas no saben como ayudar en estos casos".

Don't look back, or ask "why?". Keep moving forward.

The experience I've gained from fighting with the illness and the activities organized by the cancer association have allowed me to become more confident.

The illness should not be a barrier neither for studying nor for securing a future. It is not necessary to give advantages to survivors.

Strength: a river cuts through a rock not because of its power, but its persistence.

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I have been fighting with leukemia for two years and now I'm inspired to study Medicine for two reasons: on one hand, I come from a family of doctors, and on the other, my doctors saved my life and therefore one day I want to be like them!
The experience I've gained from fighting with the illness and the activities organized by the cancer association have allowed me to become more confident.
For me, the most important thing before was to act as a “normal” girl, trying to lead a normal life as much as possible. Nowadays I am leading a perfectly normal life without any problems.
Although the experience was hard, and it leaves scars, it has given me the sense of achievement. And I am cured, I don’t feel ill!
We must raise the awareness of what the cancer brings with itself, to let people know better, so that they would open up and give us the opportunity we need.
I have a hearing impairment, but that does not stop me from leading a normal life.
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